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May 20, 2018, 04:17 ET George Washington University Graduates 6,000 Students in Only Commencement Held on the National Mall

The president of the National Academy of Sciences Marcia McNutt delivered a keynote speech and 6,000 undergraduate and graduate students received...


Mar 05, 2018, 05:36 ET National Academy of Sciences President Marcia McNutt Will Deliver Commencement Address at the George Washington University

President of the National Academy of Sciences and renowned geophysicist Marcia McNutt will deliver the George Washington University's 2018...


Feb 16, 2018, 04:23 ET GW's Graduate School of Political Management Launches 'Reimagining Disruption' Conference to Return Sportsmanship to Politics

The George Washington University's Graduate School of Political Management (GSPM) on Wednesday announced the inaugural "Reimagining Disruption:...


Nov 13, 2017, 15:48 ET Thomas J. LeBlanc Inaugurated as GW's 17th President

For the 17th time in its 196-year history, the George Washington University inaugurated a new president, formally installing Thomas J. LeBlanc in a...


May 22, 2017, 05:15 ET U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth Urges GW Graduates to 'Get in the Arena'

U.S. Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.) described Nov. 12, 2004, as her "alive day" during her George Washington University Commencement address Sunday on ...


May 20, 2017, 05:00 ET Making History: The Campaign for GW Surpasses $1 Billion Goal

The George Washington University has surpassed its $1 billion fundraising goal for the largest campaign in the university's history, GW President...


Apr 10, 2017, 17:32 ET Research Uncovers Potential New Treatment to Treat and Stop Progression of Cystic Fibrosis

Researchers from the George Washington University (GW), the University of Perugia, and the University of Rome have discovered a potential new drug to ...


Feb 21, 2017, 09:35 ET U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth of Illinois to Deliver George Washington University Commencement Address

Combat veteran, Purple Heart recipient and U.S. Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-IL), M.A. '92, will deliver the George Washington University's commencement...


Jan 07, 2017, 05:00 ET Thomas LeBlanc Named 17th President of the George Washington University

The board of trustees of the George Washington University unanimously approved the appointment of Thomas J. LeBlanc as the university's 17th...


Dec 10, 2016, 05:24 ET GW Formally Launches New GW Cancer Center

The George Washington University formally launched the GW Cancer Center with a ribbon-cutting and grand opening celebration the evening of Wednesday, ...


Nov 21, 2016, 03:24 ET The George Washington University's New Test Optional Policy Helped Shape a More Diverse Freshman Class

A summer of 2015 decision to not require SAT or ACT scores for most students applying for admission at the George Washington University for fall 2016 ...


May 15, 2016, 05:00 ET U.S. Sen. Cory A. Booker Encourages George Washington University Graduates to 'Stay Faithful'

U.S. Sen. Cory A. Booker (D-N.J.) brought enthusiasm and power to the podium for his Commencement address to graduates from the George Washington...


May 04, 2016, 06:47 ET IFC, Milken Institute and the George Washington University Launch Capital Markets Certificate Program

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, the Milken Institute and the George Washington University today launched a first-of-its-kind graduate-level...


Mar 28, 2016, 06:18 ET U.S. Senator Cory Booker of New Jersey to Deliver George Washington University Commencement Address

U.S. Senator Cory Booker of New Jersey will deliver the George Washington University's commencement address before an audience of approximately...


Feb 05, 2016, 10:00 ET The George Washington University Names Inaugural Director of Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders Institute

The George Washington University on Wednesday announced the selection of Kevin Pelphrey as the inaugural director of the university's Autism and...


Feb 04, 2016, 02:23 ET Undergraduate Applications to the George Washington University Rise by More Than 28 Percent

The George Washington University has received a record number of admissions applications. University admissions officials report applications for...


Jul 31, 2015, 04:43 ET Tony Bennett and Susan Benedetto Awarded George Washington University President's Medal

Accomplished painter, singer and humanitarian Tony Bennett and his wife, arts advocate Susan Benedetto, have been awarded the George Washington...


May 17, 2015, 06:02 ET Apple CEO Tim Cook Urges GW Graduates to Find Their North Star

Members of the George Washington University community gathered Sunday to celebrate the end of the university's 194th academic year. With the...


Mar 21, 2015, 10:47 ET The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum Opens to the Public

The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum welcomed its first visitors today. The newest cultural destination in the nation's...


Mar 04, 2015, 12:00 ET The George Washington University Opens Science and Engineering Hall, Largest Building of Its Kind in D.C.

The George Washington University on Wednesday formally opened its new Science and Engineering Hall, a $275 million, 500,000-square-foot building with ...


Feb 26, 2015, 07:21 ET Apple CEO Tim Cook to Deliver George Washington University Commencement Address

Apple CEO Tim Cook will deliver the George Washington University's Commencement address before graduates on May 17. He will also be awarded an...


Jun 24, 2014, 04:00 ET Solar Project to Bring Energy to Three D.C. Institutions

The George Washington University (GW), American University (AU) and the George Washington University Hospital (GWUH) announced Tuesday that they will ...


Jun 23, 2014, 01:27 ET The George Washington University Launches $1 Billion Philanthropic Campaign

The George Washington University Friday publicly launched its largest fundraising campaign in the university's nearly 200-year history. "Making...


Apr 14, 2014, 10:25 ET College Affordability: It's About More Than Tuition Prices

Debates surrounding college affordability must not focus solely on sticker prices but consider how much students—with help from their parents—can...


Mar 25, 2014, 10:00 ET Voters: Economy Too Tough for Middle Class; Medical Marijuana Should Be Legalized

Americans continue to hold pessimistic views about the health of the economy and the overall direction of the nation, shows a new George Washington...